A comprehensive guide to the "king of street sports."
Intense racing, jaw-dropping stunts and freestyle tricks make BMX a favorite among youth. BMX Riding Skills is about the tricks, guiding readers through the maneuvers, techniques, clothing and equipment that add up to competition-worthy skills and a pro street image.
Packed with hundreds of illustrations and action photos and written in a laid-back style typical of its audience, the book features:
All of the tricks are described in step-by-step photographs and graded by difficulty, progressing from basic to intermediate to advanced. There are also valuable tips and visualization techniques used by pro riders to control nerves.
Shek Hon has been an avid BMX rider for 26 years, and he has performed at and competed in BMX demonstrations. He has also organized, judged and acted as a commentator at BMX events. He has been contributing to BMX publications and media for 14 years.